Sismicité historique de la France 
Nouvelle Calédonie-Wallis et Futuna 

Source : BRGM / SisFrance-Calédonie   

 
Characteristic of the earthquake
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Identity: 9880041 
Date of the earthquake: 13 September 2008
Time of the earthquake: 7 h 32 min 16 sec 
Nature of the shock: ok 
Epicentral region: ILES LOYAUTE - NOUVELLE CALEDONIE 

Geographic co-ordinates (degrees, sexagesimal minutes) 
Longitude: 167° 55' E, Latitude: -21° 17' N
Reliability index: Strongly assumed location (D
Intensity at the epicentre (according to the MSK 1964 macro-seismic scale): 
Intensity:   5  
Reliability index: Not very certain (C
 

Source : BRGM / SisFrance-Calédonie